Fal River Festival – 25th May to 3rd June

Falmouth River takes place for 10 days each year

The annual Fal River Festival celebrates the heritage and history of Falmouth and surrounding areas. This not-for-profit festival gives visitors the chance to discover more about the river’s past and encompasses over 150 events both on and off the water.

Royal Cornwall Show – 7th to 9th June

A pig at the royal cornwall show in 2016

The Royal Cornwall Show is the county’s biggest annual event and is packed full of activities for all ages.

Falmouth Classics – 22nd to 24th June

Falmouth Classics 2015 event

Combined with Falmouth’s International Sea Shanty Festival, Falmouth Classics is the largest classic boating event in the UK.

Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival – 22nd to 24th June

The Falmouth International Sea shanty festival last year

The Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival is back for 2018! One of the biggest maritime music festivals in Europe, the Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival hosts hundreds of hours of free shanty performances while raising funds for the RLNI.

ZestiFal – 27th to 29th July


ZestiFal is a celebration of healthy living and lifestyle with activities happening throughout Falmouth all week. The event will showcase a variety of fitness and sports activities, inviting people of all ages, shapes and sizes to take part.

Flushing Regatta Week – July 2018

The Clottage has impressive waterfront views

Flushing’s annual Regatta Week takes place every July and celebrates life in this pretty Cornish village.

Falmouth Week – 10th to 19th August

The red arrows performance last year at Falmouth Week

With its origins in a local sailing regatta dating back to 1837, Falmouth Week is a 6 day event encompassing sailing and racing on the water as well as live music, crafts and food stalls and the awe inspiring Red Arrows display around the town.

Falmouth Oyster Festival – 11th to 14th October

The Oyster Gathering & Cornish Produce festival in 2016

For 22 years the Falmouth Oyster Festival has been celebrating Falmouth’s seafood heritage by marking the start of the oyster dredging season.